13 datasets found

  • Waste incineration plants (MWI)

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Waste incineration is the burning of combustible waste components to reduce the volume of the waste while using the energy it contains.In 2017, Switzerland had 30 municipal wast...

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  • Nuclear Power Plants

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Nuclear power plants are facilities for the commercial generation of electrical power from controlled nuclear fission. The four Swiss nuclear power plants have a total output of...

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  • Wind energy plants

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Wind energy plants utilise the kinetic energy of airflow to rotate turbine blades. The mechanical energy that is produced in this way is then converted by a generator into elect...

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  • Statistics on hydropower plants (WASTA)

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    The "Statistics on hydropower plants" (WASTA) contain data concerning the Swiss hydropower plants with an output of at least 300 kW. This includes technical data relating to asp...

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  • Advice on renewable energy

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Building owners who have oil or gas heating can use advice on renewable energy to find out which renewable heat sources can be used to heat their building sensibly and with low ...

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  • Energy cities

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Energy City label is used for certifying municipalities that develop and implement a sustainable energy policy. Municipalities that have been awarded this label promote rene...

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  • Compensation for losses due to the use of hydraulic power (CLHPO)

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Protected areas under the terms of the Ordinance of 25 October 1995 on Compensation for Losses due to the Use of Hydraulic Power (CLHPO), based on contractual regulations betwee...

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  • Dams under federal supervision

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The dataset contains fundamental information about dams in Switzerland which come under the direct supervision of the Swiss Confederation. This includes data concerning the cons...

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  • Thermal networks (local heating, district heating, district cooling)

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Thermal networks – including district heating-, local heating- or district cooling networks – are systems that provide a number of separate buildings with thermal energy. They s...

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  • Thermal networks: heat and cooling sources

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Heat and cooling sources are local, renewable and CO2-free energy sources which may be of interest for heat production in thermal networks. Nowadays, only renewable or CO2-free ...

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  • Projects of the Coordination Office for Sustainable Mobility COMO

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Mobility and Transport, Territory and environment

    The Coordination Office for Sustainable Mobility (COMO) is the central contact and coordination point and the first contact point at federal level in matters of sustainable mobi...

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  • Energy-Regions

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Energy-Regions concept is intended to enable the involved municipalities to evolve into progressive regions in accordance with Energy Strategy 2050. Here, renewable energy u...

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  • 2000-Watt Sites

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The 2000-Watt Sites label is used for certifying residential areas that are able to demonstrate a sustainable use of resources for the construction, operation and renovation of ...

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